ireland

WATCH: Junior Wallabies lock scores a 60m blinder

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Junior Wallabies went two from two start their World Rugby u20 Championship with a convincing 45-17 victory over Ireland in their crunch Pool B match up.   An ill-disciplined first half saw...

U20 World Championship: Russell And Watters Handed First Ireland U-20 Starts

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

The Ireland U20 team has been named to play Australia in their second game of the World Rugby U20 Championship game.   There are two enforced changes from the squad that beat England in the opening...

England U20 hooker Alfie Barbeary handed five-week ban

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

England U20 hooker Alfie Barbeary has been slapped with a five-week suspension after he was sent-off for a dangerous tip tackle on Ireland’s John Hodnett during Tuesday’s U20 World Championship...

U20 World Championship: Ireland v England

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

England and Ireland played a great entertaining game today, but discipline in tackles caused three cards, 2 yellow and one red in the 67th minute which sealed the fate for England, it would have been avery...

Noel McNamara on naming the squad for the 2019 U20 World Championships

2 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland U20 Head Coach Noel McNamara discusses why the management team have named an extended squad for the U20 World Championships in Argentina, learnings from last year and the challenges of...

U20s Highlights: Ireland 39-33 Japan

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Ireland ran out 39-33 victors over Japan in this U20 World Cup relegation playoff clash at The Stade de la Méditerranée. Both sides put together some scintillating passages of play,...

U20 Championship Top Performers - Semi Finals

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

We take a look at the top performers following a pulsating penultimate round of the 2018 World Rugby U20 Championship action.   Mateo Carreras (Argentina) A number of Argentina's players put in...

World Rugby U20 Championship Highlights: Ireland 29-45 Scotland

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Scotland ran out 45-29 winners over Ireland in this afternoon's U20 World Cup clash at the Stade Aime Giral. Both sides played some good attacking rugby throughout but Ireland's forward momentum was...

U20 Championship Top Performers - Round 3

3 years ago by Ultimate Rugby

Round 3 was full of surprises and it went down to the wire as a few sides were in with a chance to grab a Semi Final spot before kick off of a number of games.   Italy & Georgia lead the way...